Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Getting Started in Government Contracting

The University of Tennessee's Procurement Technical Assistance Center (UT PTAC) will be in Memphis Wednesday April 23rd from 9-11am at the Renaissance Business Center at 555 Beale Street. They will advise small business owners on how to successfully compete for government contracts. Last year, PTAC specialists assisted 489 companies in Tennessee, generating more than $650 million in contract awards. Registration is required. Call 901.526.9300 for more information.

MSCAA Anniversary Leadership Summit

The Memphis & Shelby County Airport Authority is sponsoring an AMAC 30th Anniversary Leadership Summit and Gala in Memphis on April 24, 2014. The Leadership Summit will be an all-day event, ending with an Evening Gala that will begin at 6pm and end at 9pm. it will be held at the Holiday Inn located on the campus of the University of Memphis. At this Gala, that will be held in the evening on April 24th there will be a presentation to Larry Cox who will be presented with the “Trail Blazer Award” from AMAC. For more information, please contact Joe Claiborne, Certification at 901.922.2556.

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Urban League Personal Development Training

The Memphis Urban League in 2014 will launch world class personal development training, in association with Greg Winston and the C.L.A.Y (Cultivating the Life of A Youth) program. Our multi-dimensional learning approach remains strong, thus we are proud to offer the personal improvement educations offered by C.L.A.Y.  This life-changing curriculum that will:  

* Increase self-esteem
* Improve individual focus
* Enable the children to be more resilient, as well as adopt a can do/will do attitude
* Prepare the children to handle change
* Increase the size and scope of goals and end results
* Develop a sense and actionable practices of co-responsibility to the group and to themselves  … in short we will “Empower the Community and Change Lives”

Friday April 11th, 10:00am at The Memphis Urban League located at 413 North Cleveland Street.

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

How to Start a Small Business

This course is designed for individuals who are considering self employment or are at the beginning stages of starting their business, This introductory session helps aspiring entrepreneurs assess their ability to lead and manage a company as well as evaluate market and sales potential for their products and services. This class will be held on April 9th from 5:30-7:30 at the Renaissance Business Center located at 555 Beale Street.

Monday, March 17, 2014

Diversity at Work: Leading & Managing a Diverse Workforce

Join Rix International for this exciting and informative training on Diversity! Gwendolyn J. Tucker held successive roles in Fortune 100 companies in the paper industry for more than twenty-five years.  She has experience in Accounting, Internal Audit, Customer Service, Information Technology, Change Management and Training.  She received her designation as a Certified Public Accountant in the state of Ohio in 1992. She has experience in Human Resources with a concentration on Diversity, Inclusion and Sensitivity Training.  She is a skilled facilitator and trainer.  Gwendolyn served as co-chair of the Chairman’s Diversity Council and led the diversity effort within a division with over 9,000 employees. 

Date:    Tuesday, March 18, 2014
              Time:   8:30 AM - 12:30 pm
              Place:  Collierville Chamber of Commerce
                                485 Halle Park Drive
                                Collierville, TN 38017

For more information please click HERE!